Colorado http://kpcw.org en 4 In 10 Higher Risk Wells Aren't Inspected By Feds http://kpcw.org/post/4-10-higher-risk-wells-arent-inspected-feds <p>NEW CASTLE, CO (AP) - An Associated Press review finds many new oil and gas wells near fragile areas aren't getting any federal inspection from an agency that's having a tough time keeping pace with America's drilling boom.</p><p>Government data obtained byt eh AP point to the Bureau of Land Management as so overwhelmed by a boom in a new drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, that is has been unable to keep up with inspections of some of the highest priority wells.</p> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 08:32:00 +0000 KPCW 14795 at http://kpcw.org 4 In 10 Higher Risk Wells Aren't Inspected By Feds Park City Shares Same Issues As Vail Say Town Rep http://kpcw.org/post/park-city-shares-same-issues-vail-say-town-rep <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The town of Vail, Colorado had representatives in town last week, for several days of collaboration, brainstorming, and sharing information on how similar mountain resort communities operate. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:24:00 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 11881 at http://kpcw.org Park City Shares Same Issues As Vail Say Town Rep Park City Winter School Graduate Killed In Vail Avalanche http://kpcw.org/post/park-city-winter-school-graduate-killed-vail-avalanche <p>The grandson of one of Vail's co-founders who died Thursday in an avalanche that also trapped - temporarily - three others, was a graduate of the Park City Winter School. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 21:22:19 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 8524 at http://kpcw.org Park City Winter School Graduate Killed In Vail Avalanche Marijuana And Ski Resorts http://kpcw.org/post/marijuana-and-ski-resorts <p>DENVER (AP) - Colorado's ski resorts are taking the offensive in ensuring the multi-billion-dollar-a-year industry isn't hurt by recreational marijuana stores set to open in January. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 23:31:56 +0000 Rick Brough 7172 at http://kpcw.org Marijuana And Ski Resorts